A 2021 overview of the current research regarding a new form of DCM in Dogs (a heart condition) that is highly correlated with grain-free diets.
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NEW RESEARCH Nutritional DCM in Dogs (Foodomic Analysis of Diets Associated DCM)
A new study was released on August 5th 2021 that may provide new insights, and avenues for future research concerning nutritional dilated cardiomyopathy in dogs. The research centered around biochemical analysis of diets associated with cases of nutritional DCM in dogs, and compared those compounds to those in diets not associated with cases of nutritional [...]
DCM in Dogs – Is it diet or genetics?
Prior to the 2018 FDA report on DCM or Dilated Cardiomyopathy in dogs - DCM was largely considered a genetic disease associated with only a few breeds. However in 2016 cardiology specialists started to see an increased number of DCM cases that were not associated with the typical breeds... Along with higher numbers of affected dogs than before.